Bigg Boss is one of the most popular reality shows in India. With the increase in the popularity of Bigg Boss Hindi, the reality show is now available in 6 more languages that include Tamil. Bigg Boss Tamil has by now completed three seasons. The premiere episode of Bigg Boss 4 Tamil was telecasted on 4th October 2020 on Star Vijay channel. In this blog, we have listed the names of Bigg Boss 4 Tamil Contestants.
The ace actor Kamal Haasan reprised as the host of the reality show and unveiled the names of 16 contestants’ that are part of the reality show. Here is a list of Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants’ names and the names of the wild card entries.
Bigg Boss Tamil follows the format of Bigg Boss, which itself is inspired by the Dutch Big Brother format. However, unlike the original Bigg Boss, Bigg Boss Tamil features industry’s known personalities and commoners.
The contestants are known as housemates, and each week they are allotted a new task. Contestants are divided into various teams, and based on their performance in the activity; they are either benefited or discarded from the benefits.
While many of you might not know that Naveen Haldorai is a Voice of Tamil Bigg Boss, he is a well-known Tamil podcaster, RJ, Voice actor, and has worked with Radio Mirchi. Like its former seasons, this year too, the winning amount of Bigg Boss Tamil is ₹50 lakh.
Timings of Bigg Boss 4 Tamil 2020
|9:00 PM – 10:30 PM||Weekdays|
|9:30 PM – 11:00 PM||Weekends|
List of Bigg Boss 4 Tamil Contestants Names and What they Do
1. Fantin Rio Raj
First, in Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants list is Fantin Rio Raj. He is a well-known actor in the Tamil industry and Radio Jockey. He started his acting career with the lead role in the Star Vijay serial – Kana Kaanum Kaalangal Kallooriyin Kadhai.
Rio Raj has also anchored Sun Music as VJ for three years. Some of the famous Tamil shows are Suda Suda Chennai, Your Attention Please, Coffee Tea Area, Free Ah Vidu. In 2019 he made a debut in the Tamil movie industry as a lead actor with his movie- Nenjamundu Nermaiyundu Odu Raja. The film had a successful run at the box office.
He has also been part of famous movies like Sathriyan and would be soon in Plan Panni Pannanum Film has yet to be released-Indian Tamil language comedy film.
2. Sanam Shetty
The model turned Film actress Sanam Shetty is also one of the Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants. She has been part of the Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Tamil film industry. The actress started as a model and participated in Miss Bangalore in 2004. However, she then moved to the United Kingdom to pursue software engineering.
Sanam did a couple of documentaries during her course and came back to become an actor. In 2012, she made her debut with the Tamil science fiction film, Ambuli which was the first digital stereoscopic film in Tamil. Some of her notable Tamil movies include Katham Katham, Vellaiya Irukiravan Poi Solla Maatan, Sadhuram 2.
In the year 2018, she featured in the Kannada movie- Atharva. In 2017, she went to become a producer and produced her first film – Magie.
3. Rekha Harris
Born as Sumathi Josephine, Rekha is a famous actress who has extensively worked in South Industry. She started her career at the age of 16 with the Tamil movie Kadalora Kavithaigal. Besides Tamil, she has also acted in Kannada, Malayalam, and Telugu movies. Some of the noteworthy films are En Bommukutty Ammavukku, Kadalora Kavithaigal in Tamil, and Aye Auto in the Malayalam language.
She has also won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress for her Malayalam film – Dasharatham. Besides working in the film industry, she has also acted in many ace serials like Kana Kaanum Kaalangal, Ahalya, Ninne Pelladatha, Neelakkurinju Veendum Pookkunnu, and many more to name. The actor played quite well. However, she has been voted out from the Bigg Boss Tamil season 4.
4. Bala Murugadoss
The well-known Indian fashion photographer Bala is also one of the Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants. He is also a bodybuilder and entrepreneur and has won many prestigious competitions that include the Mr. Perfect Body Beauty Pageant of Rubaru Mister International India 2018 contest.
He has also played the titular role in the Tamil movie – Tyson.
5. Anitha Sampath
Anita Sampath is a noted Indian film actress and news presenter. She came into the limelight with her sensational anchoring in news shows like 6 PM News and Vanakkam Thamizha. She had also portrayed the role of newsreader in her Tamil movie – Sarkar.
Besides this, Anitha is also a famous voice-over artist. She is also a known travel and make-up YouTube vlogger.
The actress is born and raised in Chennai. Currently, she is wooing her audience as one of the contestants in Bigg Boss Tamil 4.
6. Shivani Narayanan
The list of Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants also includes Shivani Narayanan. The model turned Indian actor is known for her serial Pahal Nilavu, in which she played the role of Sneha.
Shivani started her career in 2015 by doing advertisements and print shoots. She then made her debut through her TV show- Saravanan Meenatchi.
7. Jithan Ramesh
Born in 1980, Jithan Ramesh has extensively worked in Tamil and Telugu cinema. He is the son of the famous producer R. B. Choudary and sibling of actor Jiva. He got stardom with his first film- Jithan (2005). Subsequently, he produced the movie Jilla. The actor played a significant role in many movies like Madhu, Nee Venunda Chellam, Madurai Veeran, which were not successful at the box office.
After a long gap, the actor came back with Pillaiyar Theru Kadaisi Veedu and Osthe (remake of Dabangg) in 2011. In 2019, he played the main role in the Telugu film Okate Life. The actor is currently locked as a contestant in Bigg Boss Tamil season 4. Before entering the house, he announced that he is part of the upcoming movie-Nireekshana.
In just a few days, Velmurugan has become one of the famous Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants. By profession, he is a Tamil film playback singer. The singer is known for his folk songs, including Aadungada in Naadodigal, Otha Sollala in Aadukalam, and Otha Sollala in Aadukalam.
Some of his noteworthy songs are Madura Kulunga Kulunga”, “Oru Nimisham,” “Vaa Pulla,” “Hey Karuppa,” “Local Boys,” “Yennai Yenda,” “Kalyanamam Kalyanam,” “Kathari Poovazhagi,” and many more, to name.
9. Aari Arjuna
Aari Arjuna has appeared in many Tamil movies. Rettaisuzhi was his debut film, later the actor played a pivotal role in Nedunchaalai. Before trying his luck in the Tamil film industry, the actor has worked as a theatre artist.
Besides this, Aari Arjuna is a philanthropist and has been awarded for his various initiatives. He has made Guinness World Record for his signature campaign and Transplanting Seedling. He is also awarded Youth Icon Awards – 2016 for his association with Take Care India in Association – an NJO that works the favor of marginalized people.
In recent episodes, the actor has become of the favorite Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants; he has been praised for his performance so far.
Somashekar started as a model, and in 2010 he ventured into Tamil TV serials with his debut serial Azhagiya Tamil Magan. He has been part of more than 100 advertisements.
Besides, acting Somashekar is also a known martial artist. The actor is presently one of the contestants of Tamil Bigg Boss season 4.
11. Gabriella Charlton
The list of the Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants’ names also includes Gabriella Charlton – a former child artist. The young actress forayed into acting at the age of nine after winning the dance reality show. So far, she has worked in 3 Tamil movies that are Sumi, Chennaiyil Oru Naal, and Appa. Besides film, she has also acted in the Tamil TV series such as 7C and has participated in Jodi Number One Season 6, which she subsequently won.
12. Aranthangi Nisha
Known to be the eminent Tamil stage performer, Aranthangi’ Nisha is also amongst Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants. The actress has first appeared in the comedy reality show- Kalakka Povathu Yaaru Season 5, and made her debut in the Tamil movie industry with Kalakalappu 2. She has worked with several noted actors, including Dhanush and Nayanthara.
13. Ramya Pandian
Ramya Pandian has also entered the reality show Tamil Bigg Boss season 4 as a contestant. She is a well-known Tamil TV and film actor. She has acted in the movies like Dummy Tappasu, Joker, Aan Devathai, and Mugilan.
The actress has also been a part of TV and reality shows like Cooku with Comali, and currently, she is one of the contestants in Bigg Boss 4 Tamil.
14. Samyuktha Hegde
Samyuktha Hegde entered the South cinema with her film Kirik Party. For the same movie, she received the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Kannada. She has also participated in many reality shows, namely MTV Roadies, Bigg Boss Kannada (2017), and MTV Splitsvilla, and now she is seen in Bigg Boss 4 Tamil.
15. Suresh Chakravarthy
The veteran actor, writer, and director Suresh Chakravarthy have also entered Bigg Boss 4 Tamil as a contestant. The celebrated actor is best known for his stint in the Tamil movie Azhaga. Suresh is one of the strongest contestants in the reality show. He also has a Cookery YouTube channel.
The actor recently got emotional and wanted to opt-out. Many came to his support, including the season 3 contestant Kavin who posted, “May the force be with you #SureshChakravarthi sir.. on his Twitter handle in order to support Suresh Chakravarthy.
16. Aajeedh Khalique
The young playback singer, Aajeedh Khalique, is also one of the Bigg Boss 4 Tamil contestants. He came into the limelight after winning the singing reality show Super Singer Junior 3. He is also one of the well-known social media influencers. He made debut as a playback singer with the movie Poovarasam Peepee.
Upcoming Wild Card Entry in Bigg Boss 4 Tamil 2020
Besides 16 contestants, the show has also introduced the following wild card entries that have joined other contestants to win the reality show.
1. Archana Chandhoke
Archana Chandhoke is an ace Tamil TV host and film actress. She has also appeared as a judge on the reality show Junior Super Star. She has also hosted the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Seniors (season 2) 2020, and now she has entered in Tamil Bigg Boss 4 as a wild card.
2. Suchitra Ramadurai
If rumors are to be believed, the RJ-singer Suchitra Ramadurai is all set to enter Tamil Bigg Boss 4 as a wild card contestant. Suchitra is a famous radio jockey and has sung more than 100 songs in South cinema, including ‘Uyirin Uyire’ from ‘Kaakka Kaakka‘.
Winners of the Previous Bigg Boss Tamil Seasons
|Season||Host||Number of Contestants||Days||Winner||Runner Up||Winning Amount|
|1||Kamal Haasan||19||98||Arav||Mugen Rao||₹50 Lakh|
|2||Kamal Haasan||17||105||Riythvika||Aishwarya Dutta||₹50 Lakh|
|3||Kamal Haasan||17||105||Mugen Rao||Santhosh Kumar(Sandy Master)||₹50 Lakh|
Also Check: Colors TV’s Bigg Boss Winners List of All Seasons
Hosted by the veteran actor Kamal Haasan, Tamil Bigg Boss 4 is one of the much-awaited reality shows of 2020. The reality show is telecasted on the Star Vijay Channel. The show has 16 contestants, including well known South Cinema, actors and singers. Seeing the huge fan base of the previous Bigg Boss Tamil seasons, we are sure this season will also break TRP records. Here we have encapsulated Bigg boss 4 Tamil contestants name list with photos.
The aforementioned is the list of all the contestants of Tamil Bigg Boss 4.
The famous South Indian actress- Aishwarya Dutta, was the winner of the Tamil Bigg Boss 3.
The voice of the Bigg Boss in Tamil is Naveen Haldorai.
You can watch season 4 of Tamil Bigg Boss on Star Vijay channel and Disney+ Hotstar.